Welcome to the Career site of the ICRC at Impactpool!
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was founded in 1863 and is a humanitarian institution based in Geneva, Switzerland. The ICRC is a three-time Nobel Prize Laureate and is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and is one of the most widely recognized organizations in the whole world.
The ICRC is an independent, neutral organization ensuring humanitarian protection and assistance for victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence. It takes action in response to emergencies and at the same time promotes respect for international humanitarian law and its implementation in national law.
Career at ICRC
Is your dream to work for the ICRC? Watch this video to get more insight into humanitarian career, different ICRC jobs and the roles and life of the ICRC staff in operational contexts.
ICRC is continuously seeking and recruiting staff, training them and developing their skills, to always be prepared to call on a sufficient number of qualified personnel to work in the operational contexts of the ICRC.
More than 2,000 people are currently on field missions for the ICRC across the globe, backed up by some 11,900 nationally employed and supported and coordinated by around 1,000 staff at Geneva headquarters.
The work of the ICRC is based on the Geneva Conventions of 1949, their Additional Protocols, its Statutes – and those of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement – and the resolutions of the International Conferences of the Red Cross and Red Crescent.
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement are sharing some fundamental principles:
You will find all the ICRC’s opportunities at Impactpool, update your Impactpool profile to stay alerted when featured ICRC jobs are posted. However all applications must be submitted directly to the ICRC. Find information how to apply in the job advertisements. When sending your application, please indicate you find the opportunity at Impactpool.org.
Please note! ICRC are currently not accepting any applications due to a system update. We will have their updated job openings, available to apply for, back at Impactpool beginning of March.